Clinical determinants of suicidal ideation and behavior in geriatric depression Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antidepressive Agents
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome

abstract

  • Elderly individuals with severe depression, history of suicide attempts with serious intent, and poor social support are most likely to have suicidal ideation and should be targeted for appropriate interventions. Severity of depression is the strongest predictor of the course of suicidal ideation.

publication date

  • December 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1048

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 2

number

  • 1